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Christmas Card Ornaments

Ever wondered what to do with all those Christmas cards every year? How about this:  Make an adorable keepsake ornament! I stumbled upon this tutorial from Martha Stewart five years ago and tweaked it slightly. Instead of cardstock, I used photo Christmas cards. I also threaded a ribbon through the entire ball once […]

Christmas Fonts

I’ve said it before… I love sending mail! Especially Christmas cards! I’m always looking for festive new fonts, so I thought I’d share a few of my favorites with you. This year I addressed our Christmas cards with Mishka (I bought this font for a project I was working on earlier in the […]

Personalized Calendars

Every year I make my family personalized family calendars as Christmas gifts. They are easily my favorite gift to give! For the past three years, I’ve used Shutterfly to create my calendars. The quality is wonderful, production and shipping are fast, and there are always sales! (For example, calendars are usually $21.99, but this year […]

Creative Christmas Card Envelopes!

I love sending mail! My favorite part is addressing and decorating the envelopes! Just ask my family and friends… I tend to go overboard! So, naturally, Christmas time is another opportunity for me to flex my creative fingers. Here’s a special holiday touch I added to the back of our […]

Printable Santa Gift Tags

Santa is a hard working man! Sometimes he needs a little help to make all of his magic come to life. Good ole’ Saint Nick was kind enough to let me borrow some of his gift tags this year. They are a great way to add something extra to presents from the North […]

Creative Gift Wrap Ideas

You work hard to find and buy the right Christmas gifts… Why settle for boring paper and scotch tape when wrapping them? Here are some creative ways to spice up your Christmas gifts! Gift Wrap Idea #1: Use a Photo! I love taking photos for friends and family, but I rarely […]

Happy Birthday Hailey May!

My niece turned ONE over the weekend… And she’s finally outgrown the monthly onesies I made her when she was born! Here are a few of her adorable 1st Birthday photos. Casey even gave his cousin a birthday kiss! Happy Birthday Miss Hailey!